In this issue of TrueNorth we explore the funding complexities surrounding Gateway, a program of rail infrastructure improvements that includes a vitally needed new tube under the Hudson. We also peer inside the Beltway to see how one of our own, Congressman Tom MacArthur, is positioning himself on issues like ACA reform. We take a closer look at the fight for primacy at the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey as Jersey pols push back on aggressive maneuvering by New York Governor Cuomo. And we thank everyone who attended the inaugural event at our new offices.
In this edition of TrueNorth, we cover Governor Christie’s final Budget Address, offering our take on the major planks of his proposed budget. We also keep you in the loop on key nominations to influential boards and authorities including the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey, the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities, and others.
In this issue of TrueNorth, we provide insight and analysis of Governor Christie’s final State of the State Address, as well as an update on the campaigns of the Republicans and Democrats vying to replace him. We also spotlight several legislative races that are beginning to come into focus.
New Jerseyans took to the polls on election day, casting votes for President, Congress, and various state and local offices. Voters also weighed in on two ballot questions that would potentially have far-reaching impacts on New Jersey’s economy. Read on for an overview of these races, along with our insight and analysis.